Tag Archives: Kobe Bryant

Let’s recap the 2020 Grammys

Grammy Awards remember many. Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Call it irony. But the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards went down Sunday night in Los Angeles at the Staples Center — the arena Kobe Bryant called home for two decades. So it was certainly no surprise melancholic viewers were treated to a myriad of encomiums that were dedicated to ...

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NBA legend Kobe Bryant and 13-year-old daughter killed in ‘fiery’ helicopter crash

Kobe Bryant is among 5 killed.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Kobe Bryant, an 18-time All-Star with the Los Angeles Lakers, was among nine victims killed Sunday afternoon in a fiery helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. He was only 41. Kobe’s daughter, 13-year-old Gianna, also died in the explosion. Rumor has it the helicopter’s engine sputtered prior to ...

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Diddy celebrates his 50th birthday with ‘celebrities’ at his Holmby Hills mansion

Diddy celebrated birthday No. 50.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Diddy blew out fifty candles then concocted a wish Saturday night with a star-studded birthday soirée at his $40 million Holmby Hills mansion. The “Bad Boy” honcho, 50, was actually born on November 4th. But he postponed the shindig to accommodate a celebrity guest list that includes Jay-Z, ...

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Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant & Vanessa welcome their fourth daughter

Kobe welcomes fourth daughter.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Lakers great Kobe Bryant may be retired on the basketball court, but he’s still working overtime in the bedroom. That’s because his wife Vanessa gave birth to daughter No. 4 on Thursday and the little crumb snatcher inherited her daddy’s moniker. “So thankful for our newest baby blessing,” Vanessa, ...

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Shaquille O’Neal & Charles Barkley almost came to blows on TNT’s Inside the NBA

Shaq and Barkley exchanged insults. Mass Appeal Wire Reports ATLANTA — Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley have locked horns before, both on and off the basketball court. But what transpired Tuesday night on TNT’s live coverage of the NBA Playoffs may have taken the cake. During their highly entertaining ‘Inside the NBA’ postgame show, Shaq and Sir Charles traded insults ...

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Lakers icon Kobe Bryant & wife Vanessa share pic of their newborn daughter

Kobe shows off daughter Bianka. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Hoops legend Kobe Bryant is recently retired. But that doesn’t mean he’s not scoring. The 38-year-old NBA icon shared the first photo [below] of his newborn daughter via Instagram on Wednesday with the hyped caption: “@vanessabryant and I are beyond excited to welcome our newest baby girl, Bianka!!” ...

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Fox sportswriter Jason Whitlock says Kobe Bryant killed the Lakers franchise

Jason Whitlock lambasted Kobe. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Count corpulent Fox sportswriter Jason Whitlock among those unimpressed with Kobe Bryant’s Hall of Fame career. During Thursday’s special appearance on Colin Cowherd’s daytime sports talk show titled “The Herd,” Whitlock went postal on Kobe’s legacy — saying the Black Mamba’s “narcissism and selfishness” destroyed the Lakers franchise. “The Lakers ...

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